Are we doing enough to prevent people infected with Ebola from getting into the United States? The majority of Republicans and commenters on the Internet say no. So the CDC and federal officials have announced five airports will be scanning incoming passengers with a hand-held thermometer to test for fever (an early symptom of the disease). Just one minor issue, according to the director of the CDCl: It won’t do much. But what does he know? We’ve come up with some additional suggestions for completely ineffective measures the U.S. could be taking.
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